Wildlife Conservation Society Zoo: Connecting People to Wild Nature

WCS Membership

Your WCS Membership helps save wildlife and offers these great benefits:

  • FREE admission all year to 5 WCS parks
  • FREE Parking*
  • Faster Park Entry

and much more...

Select your membership level

Visit Today! Print your temporary Membership card at home.

Individual Premium $119

Admission to all five WCS parks for two people plus unlimited access to Bronx Zoo attractions and free parking for the duration of your visits to the Bronx Zoo and New York Aquarium.

Family $139

Admission to all five WCS parks for two adults and their children up to age 18. Attractions and parking not included.

Individual $75

Admission to all five WCS parks for one adult. Attractions and parking not included.

Become a Conservation Member and Enjoy Additional Benefits

  • Mornings at the Zoo Events
  • Zoo Tours

Your Conservation-level Membership helps WCS save wildlife and wild places
around the world.

Supporter $275

All the benefits of Family Premium Membership plus "Making Tracks for Wildlife" water bottle and zoo tours and exclusive early morning events for the whole family.

Fellow $525

All the benefits of Conservation Supporter Membership plus free admission for 2 additional guests on every visit (for a total of 5).

Partner $800

All the benefits of Conservation Fellow Membership while providing even more support for our mission to save wildlife and wild places.

Patron $1500+

All the benefits of Conservation Partner Membership plus exclusive tours and events with curators, scientists, and program specialists.

WCS Members at all levels can join online and immediately print out a temporary Membership card. Simply present your temporary Membership card or e-mail order confirmation (printed or easily displayed on a smartphone), along with a valid photo ID, at the parking and entrance gates for all applicable benefits.

Free on-site parking is not included in Individual or Family Memberships. Free parking for all other Membership levels is for the duration of your visits, subject to availability, and not guaranteed. Limited to one car per Membership per day.

Individual and Family Memberships are valid for park admission only. Individual Premium, Family Premium, and Conservation level Memberships include unlimited access to 8 Bronx Zoo attractions (not including Camel Ride). Members at all levels receive a discount on tickets to the 4-D Theaters at Central Park Zoo ($4 Member/$7 non-Member) and the New York Aquarium ($3 Member/$6 non-Member). Conservation-level Members have free access to these attractions.

Please allow 2-3 weeks to receive your permanent Membership materials and T-shirt coupon. Conservation Supporter/Fellow/Partner Members will receive their Making Tracks for Conservation water bottle separately by mail. Conservation Patrons will receive their permanent Membership cards within one week.

Benefits and discounts are subject to change without notice.

Each Membership Level Enjoys